John Garstang
b. April 7, 1506 – d. December 3, 1552 • Archaeologist • Author • Teacher
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Garstang, John
Garstang, John (1876–1956)Professor of archaeology at Liverpool and writer on the ancient Middle EastFrom 1900 to 1908 Garstang conducted excavations in Egypt, Nubia, Asia Minor, and N. Syria. He worked in the Holy Land from 1919 to 1926 as the first director of the British Department of Antiquities.